Amber | Scuttlebutt Brewing Company

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Scuttlebutt Brewing Company
Washington, United States
scuttlebuttbrewing.com

Style: American Amber / Red Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.30%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by BeerAdvocate on 10-18-2003

BEER STATS
Ratings:
36
Reviews:
8
Avg:
3.4
pDev:
13.53%
 
 
Wants:
0
Gots:
4
For Trade:
0
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Ratings: 36 |  Reviews: 8
Reviews by 1234Jack:
Photo of 1234Jack
3.68/5  rDev +8.2%
look: 4.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Sweet, malty smell out of bottle.

Taste is very malty sweet out of bottle. A little too much so for what I expect from an amber.

Nice orange-red color, slightly cloudy. No head.

Still sweet smell out of glass. Slight acetaldehyde.

Nice bite at front of mouth and sides of tongue. Slight apple.

I think the look is the best thing about this beer.

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More User Reviews:
Photo of oberon
3.38/5  rDev -0.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Poured into a standard pint a lighter amber shade with a well formed but quick to fade white head that left no lace as it settled.Real muted aromas,I picked up some toasted grain,and faint caramel and that pretty much it.Flavors have a little more to them with toasty grainy flavors and caramel/biscuit malt being the most assertive on the palate,there is a light herbal hop presence in the back end.Pretty ho hum,its not a drain pour but its to bland to ever seek out again really.

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Photo of tigg924
3.69/5  rDev +8.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Pours clear, amber in color with minimal head. Taste is chocolate, bark, and light caramel. Medium-light bodied, moderate carbonation and slightly bitter. Makes for an above average amber ale that really hits the spot after a long hike.

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Photo of Schwegler
3.5/5  rDev +2.9%

Photo of Beardo
2.52/5  rDev -25.9%

Photo of Laklimell
3.25/5  rDev -4.4%

Photo of rrock44
4/5  rDev +17.6%

Photo of pin
2.51/5  rDev -26.2%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3

Photo of Andrew24
3.5/5  rDev +2.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of mixed_master7
3.25/5  rDev -4.4%

Photo of Jamstone714
2.75/5  rDev -19.1%

Photo of RHVC59
3.5/5  rDev +2.9%

Photo of froghop
2.58/5  rDev -24.1%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5

pours a clear amber-red with a small dirty-white head, and some lacing.

smell of grain, caramel, malt, some nuts, few hops, earthy.

taste is thick and oily, grainy, some caramel, sweet malt, touch of citrus, a little pine in the back, and some nuts, end is bitter and slightly sour.

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Photo of avaldivia
2/5  rDev -41.2%

Photo of JackieKu
3.34/5  rDev -1.8%
look: 4 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Donkster46
3.25/5  rDev -4.4%

Photo of qcghost
3.02/5  rDev -11.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Photo of greeniedgator
3.5/5  rDev +2.9%

Photo of PhillipNordwall
3/5  rDev -11.8%

Photo of beertaster13
4.1/5  rDev +20.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4.5

Pours a magnificent red sap with a nice off white head that dissolves as the session goes on. The smell is a very light but pleasant floral and hints of pine trees. A butter cup molasses is slightly detected. The taste has a nice citrus ping to it, light enough so non-hop lovers will like it, but also hop fans will be happy as well. Perfectly rounded, a nice plum taste goes nicely with the caramel malts. Lighter than many Amber's but still tasty. Very drinkable, good session beer.

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Photo of GeoChase90
3.5/5  rDev +2.9%

Photo of mmmbeer89
3.99/5  rDev +17.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

A very good amber ale. It has the dark reddish sorta orangeish coloring, makes it look very appealing. Good taste and a smooth finish, a beer you could drink a lot of.

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Photo of powdersoldier
3.5/5  rDev +2.9%

Photo of SlaughteredWolf
3.75/5  rDev +10.3%

Photo of trytoketchup
4/5  rDev +17.6%

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Amber from Scuttlebutt Brewing Company
3.4 out of 5 based on 36 ratings.
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